Relais International is pleased to announce that Kwantlen Polytechnic University Library has selected the Relais ILL Hosted Service. Kwantlen has four campuses located in the Metro Vancouver region of British Columbia with more than 17,000 students. Kwantlen offers bachelor's degrees, associate degrees, diplomas, certificates and citations in over 135 programs.
The Hosted Service will include the Relais Access web-based pages that allow library patrons to create and monitor their own ILL requests. Staff will use a new and enhanced web-based staff interface to allow them to process ILL requests. The system includes the fully integrated Relais Scanning Module for seamless electronic delivery of items to patrons and to other libraries.
Clare MacKeigan, COO of Relais International, says "we are very pleased to welcome the staff of Kwantlen Polytechnic University Library to our family of customers in the province of British Columbia. Kwantlen is our ninth academic library customer in BC." The implementation will be completed during the summer in time for the new school year in the fall.
Relais International Inc is based in Ottawa, Canada and has been selling systems to support interlibrary loan and document delivery services since 1996. Relais International (www.relais-intl.com) assists libraries in implementing intelligent and automated methods to support the delivery of documents. Relais products range from scanning stations through to fully integrated request management, scanning and delivery software suitable for a single library through to a consortium.